Other ID: 87-2 Leg 2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Chandeleur Islands, Chandeleur Sound, Pass a Loutre, St. Bernard Delta, Louisiana, Petit Bois Island, Horn Island, Cat Island, Ship Island, Mississippi, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution seismic survey of nearshore and inner shelf of Louisiana, Mississippi and western Alabama east of the Mississippi River delta. Major emphasis is Chandeleur Islands region, LA.
Start Date: 1987-06-20
Start Port/Location: Biloxi, LA
End Date: 1987-06-22
End Port/Location: Biloxi, LA
Equipment Used: ORE GeoPulse, Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C
Information to be Derived: Shoreline Erosion;Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: High-resolution seismics: 440 km.
Staff: Kenneth E. Parolski
Notes: Submitted 02/24/09 by A. Orton for J. Kindinger. Original Center People field contained: Jack Kindinger - co-Ch. Sci., USGS-St. Pete; Kenneth Parolski.